Ancient Art

Panel of coffin of Djehuty-Nakhte; head end, top section

2000 B.C.

Lebanese cedar

Maximum Height. 20 cm. (7 7/8 in.) Maximum Length. 95.7 cm. (37 5/8) Thickness. 9.02 cm. (3 1/2 in.)
Anonymous Gift
1937.5903a
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex coll. Andre Bircher; purchased from Bircher in Cairo in January 1920 by Ludow Bull; said to be from El-Bersheh.

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